India Clean Air Connect aims to help unlock barriers to air quality action in India at scale
Our goal is to support greater coordination, & collaboration across people working on air quality from diverse expertise and geographies
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India Clean Air Connect is a response to air quality convenings hosted by the India Climate Collaborative, Clean Air Fund, ClimateWorks Foundation and Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation in 2019 and 2020.
India's air pollution is not limited to one city or one source
Solving for India's air pollution crisis means:
Aligning efforts across different disciplines to address multiple sources of pollution
Improving air quality in all 124 non-attainment cities, 73 polluted industrial clusters and more
Amplifying and strengthening existing efforts and networks
124 Non-attainment cities
73 Critically polluted industrial clusters
If your work seeks to improve India’s air quality through communication, advocacy, research, policy change, planning, litigation, community engagement or market-based solutions, join #IndiaCleanAirConnect
TERI is looking for a dynamic candidate for the post of Project Associate in its transport vertical (Centre for Sustainable Mobility) who has good communication and analytical skills along with an interest in the transportation research, including energy and emissions modelling. She/He should be open for traveling on need basis.
The role will involve research on sustainable transportation in India, including decarbonization strategies, policy research, energy losses, energy efficiency, and renewable energy in the specific field of Ports and Shipping. The role will involve rigorous analytical work – preparation of DPRs, Consultation with Stakeholders, developing research papers/presentations, combined with interactions with government and private stakeholders to aid policymaking in in the ports and shipping sector.
Brief outline of responsibilities:
-Literature review of various national and international reports and papers relevant to assigned project requirements
-Collection of primary and secondary data related to ports and shipping sector
- Masters in Economics, ideally with focus in transport or energy economics, Masters in Transport Planning Or any other relevant degree
- Working knowledge of MS Words and MS PowerPoint
- Preparation of decision making tools and dashboards using MS Excel
- Understanding of Econometrics and data analysis [Desirable: Working knowledge of tools/software (R, Stata, Python, BI, etc.)]
- Excellent writing and speaking skills
- Team player and ability to meet short and long term goals with flexible working hours.
About the organisation
TERI is an independent, multi-dimensional organization, with capabilities in research, policy, consultancy and implementation. We are innovators and agents of change in the energy, environment, climate change and sustainability space, having pioneered conversations and action in these areas for over four decades.
We believe that resource efficiency and waste management are the keys to smart, sustainable and inclusive development. Our work across sectors is focused on
- Promoting efficient use of resources
- Increasing access and uptake of sustainable inputs and practices
- Reducing the impact on environment and climate
Our research, and research based solutions have had a transformative impact on industry as well as communities. We have fostered international collaboration on sustainability action by creating a number of platforms and forums. We do this by translating our research into technology products, technical services, as well as policy advisory and outreach. Headquartered in New Delhi, we have regional centres and campuses in Gurugram, Bengaluru, Guwahati, Mumbai, Panaji, and Nainital.